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Gene Therapy Benefits Infants With Rare Immunodeficiency Disease

GENE THERAPY BENEFITS INFANTS WITH RARE IMMUNODEFICIENCY DISEASE

In infants with rare immunodeficiency disease, gene therapy was found to safely correct the immune systems, revealed a small clinical...

New Artificial Intelligence System May Help Improve Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

NEW ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE SYSTEM MAY HELP IMPROVE PROSTATE CANCER DIAGNOSIS

Newly developed artificial intelligence system called FocalNet may help detect prostate cancer effectively, reveals a new study.

 
 
 
Preschool Kids with Chronic Constipation Tend to be Picky Eaters

PRESCHOOL KIDS WITH CHRONIC CONSTIPATION TEND TO BE PICKY EATERS

Preschool kids with chronic constipation have underlying sensory issues that may contribute to their difficulties with toileting behaviors,...

Simple Wedding Skin Care Tips to Make You Glow on Your Big Day

SIMPLE WEDDING SKIN CARE TIPS TO MAKE YOU GLOW ON YOUR BIG DAY

Bridal beauty tips: With the wedding season on in full swing, every bride wants to shine on their big day. So, here are some wedding...

 
 
 
Leucine-rich Diet may Fuel Breast Cancer's Drug Resistance

LEUCINE-RICH DIET MAY FUEL BREAST CANCER'S DRUG RESISTANCE

Unexpected link between levels of the amino acid leucine and the development of tamoxifen resistance in ER+ breast cancer has been...

Next Generation of Endoscopy Technology Developed

NEXT GENERATION OF ENDOSCOPY TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPED

A miniaturised multi-photon microscope, which could be used in an endoscope in future, excites the body's own molecules to illuminate...

 
 
 
Stress Hormones Support Heart Health

STRESS HORMONES SUPPORT HEART HEALTH

Two proteins that bind to stress hormones were found to work together to maintain a healthy heart in mice, revealed new study.

Artificial Intelligence Helps Detect Prostate Cancer

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE HELPS DETECT PROSTATE CANCER

New AI system developed by scientists helps radiologists improve their ability to diagnose prostate cancer.

 
 
 
Reverse Engineered Brain Cancer Cells Useful for Identifying New Drug Targets

REVERSE ENGINEERED BRAIN CANCER CELLS USEFUL FOR IDENTIFYING NEW DRUG TARGETS

'Reverse engineered' brain cancer cells have been developed that are useful for identifying new drug targets for developing treatments...

Dementia can be Prevented in Asia and Latin America: Here's How

DEMENTIA CAN BE PREVENTED IN ASIA AND LATIN AMERICA: HERE'S HOW

Dementia is more preventable in low and middle-income countries like Asia and Latin America. There is great potential in reducing the...

 
 
 
Tiny Cell Helps Restore Fertility in Men and Women after Cancer Treatment

TINY CELL HELPS RESTORE FERTILITY IN MEN AND WOMEN AFTER CANCER TREATMENT

Cancer treatments may affect fertility in both men and women. However, a new type of stem cell identified can help restore fertility...

New York City Declares Health Emergency Over Measles Outbreak

NEW YORK CITY DECLARES HEALTH EMERGENCY OVER MEASLES OUTBREAK

Battling a fast-growing measles outbreak, New York city health officials declare a public health emergency and ordered compulsory vaccinations...

 
 
 
Mindful Body Awareness Training Can Help Women Recover from Drug Addiction

MINDFUL BODY AWARENESS TRAINING CAN HELP WOMEN RECOVER FROM DRUG ADDICTION

Mindful body awareness training called Mindful Awareness in Body-oriented Therapy used in the treatment of substance use disorder helps...

Brain Waves Responsible for Angry Dreams Identified

BRAIN WAVES RESPONSIBLE FOR ANGRY DREAMS IDENTIFIED

New study identified a pattern of brain activity that is associated with anger experienced while awake and during dreams.

 
 
 
Comic-style Booklet Can Help Surgical Patients Feel Less Anxious Before Cardiac Catheterization

COMIC-STYLE BOOKLET CAN HELP SURGICAL PATIENTS FEEL LESS ANXIOUS BEFORE CARDIAC CATHETERIZATION

Comic-style information may help surgical patients feel less anxious and understand their procedure better before undergoing surgery,...

New Natural Arsenic-Based Broad-Spectrum Antibiotic Discovered

NEW NATURAL ARSENIC-BASED BROAD-SPECTRUM ANTIBIOTIC DISCOVERED

Researchers from Florida International University's Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine are part of an international team that has...

 
 
 
Sleep Apnea: Oral Appliance May Now Help You and Your Partner Sleep Better

SLEEP APNEA: ORAL APPLIANCE MAY NOW HELP YOU AND YOUR PARTNER SLEEP BETTER

Are you suffering from obstructive sleep apnea? Newly developed oral appliance may treat sleep apnea and help you and your partner...

Maximal Running Shoes May Still Increase Injury Risk Despite the Transition Period

MAXIMAL RUNNING SHOES MAY STILL INCREASE INJURY RISK DESPITE THE TRANSITION PERIOD

Six-week transitional period has not helped wearers adapt to maximal running shoes, which indicates that increased impact forces and...

 
 
 
Mass Drug Administrations to Protect Against Malaria

MASS DRUG ADMINISTRATIONS TO PROTECT AGAINST MALARIA

New study suggests administering antimalarial drugs to entire populations could help reduce infection so even untreated individuals...

PCV10 Pneumococcal Vaccine Has Got Great Influence in Kenya

PCV10 PNEUMOCOCCAL VACCINE HAS GOT GREAT INFLUENCE IN KENYA

A long-term study of a large Kenyan community shows that childhood pneumococcal vaccination can be highly effective in a tropical African...

 
 
 



Japanese researchers link omega-3 intake to reduced muscle stiffness...

Japanese researchers link omega-3 intake to reduced muscle stiffness post-exercise

Supplementation of omega-3s EPA and DHA had a positive role in reducing muscle stiffness after exercise, according to new data published in the Journal of the International... Read more ...

Gene Therapy Restores Immunity for ‘Bubble Boys'

Gene Therapy Restores Immunity for ‘Bubble Boys'

A team of scientists say they have treated 10 "Bubble Boy' babies born with the disease called X-linked combined severe immunodeficiency, or SCID-X1, using a combination of... Read more ...

Beloved mother dies of drug-resistant superbug days after her son's wedding...

Beloved mother dies of drug-resistant superbug days after her son's wedding at her bedside

Stephanie Spoor, who first fell ill in November, died on February 11 in Chicago, days after one of her sons Zack married his fiancee Carley at her bedside in hospital gowns... Read more ...

Sophie Turner Opens Up About Depression And Social Media Scrutiny

Sophie Turner Opens Up About Depression And Social Media Scrutiny

"I would cry and cry and cry over just getting changed and having to put on clothes,” the actress said. Read more ...

Zapping the brain REVERSES age-related memory loss in older people

Zapping the brain REVERSES age-related memory loss in older people

Researchers at Northwestern University in Illinois tested electrical stimulation of the hippocampus on the brains of 16 64 to 80-year-olds and found it boosted their memories. Read more ...

Cystic fibrosis sufferer who had double lung transplant contracted a virus...

Cystic fibrosis sufferer who had double lung transplant contracted a virus from her donor 

Rima Manomaitis, 29, from Pepperell, Massachusetts, received a double lung transplant in May 2017 to treat her cystic fibrosis, only to learn her donor had a dormant virus that... Read more ...

Chips Ahoy cookies recalled after furious customers found lumps of 'plastic'...

Chips Ahoy cookies recalled after furious customers found lumps of 'plastic' baked into them

Mondelēz Global recalled 13-ounce packs of Chewy Chips Ahoy cookies after customers found 'an unexpected solidified ingredient' and experienced choking and even dental injuries. Read more ...

Two hours or more of screen time makes children 'badly behaved'

Two hours or more of screen time makes children 'badly behaved'

Researchers at the University of Alberta studied more than 2,400 families to find more than two hours per day looking at screens as a toddler could lead to a seven times higher... Read more ...

Organ donor? Organs are cut out of patients' bodies even while they are...

Organ donor? Organs are cut out of patients' bodies even while they are conscious and aware, horrifying new science study reveals

If you're an organ donor, you might have chosen that status out of a sense of goodwill, thinking that medical personnel don't harvest your organs until after you're dead and... Read more ...

Recall: Some Chewy Chips Ahoy After Baking Mishap

Recall: Some Chewy Chips Ahoy After Baking Mishap

Only 13-ounce packages of Chewy Chips Ahoy, which are sold nationwide, are part of the recall. Read more ...